Shippodo Shippodo 新古美術七寳堂
Local San Francisco Bay area residents: We can deliver your item to you at no extra charge. Email us for more inquiries!
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1837 VR item #1302869
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Landscape Painting, Possibly depicting a filial piety scene

Attributed to Qiu Ying (1494-1552)

Late Qing Period, ranging from 1830-1860

Length 194.3cm Width 44.7cm

Upon first glance, the work is depicting a scene from either a noted story or a play. Interestingly, the bottom of the work has a seal often used by Qiu Ying but the technique comes from a much latter period.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1700 item #1302852
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Jade Dragon Cup

Ming Dynasty

Size: Height 14cm

From a Noted Pebble Beach, CA Estate

Carved with a pixiu like mythical beast climbing on the side of this Jade cup. The surface contains carvings of scrolling clouds and lingzhi fungus, all important symbols in Chinese culture. The work retains elements found in Ming dynasty Jade carvings.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1700 item #1302762
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Jade Figurine

Ming Dynasty

Size: Height (The Jade Figure): 6cm (With Stand):7.5cm Width: 3.5cm

A small figure squatting retains a lively expression. The work comes with a fitted hardwood stand. Ming Dynasty jades are often expressed in a manner unlike works from the earlier dynasties. Rough in its details, yet the work has some "life" embedded in it.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1302464
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Chinese Ceramic Urn or Censer

Western Zhou Dynasty (1046-771 BC) or Later

Size: Diameter 21.5 Height 20.5 (including Stand)

An interesting Chinese ceramic tripod urn or censer with a lid. The overall piece is done in a dark olive color glaze which appeared during this period in Chinese history, which may have come from the ash in the kilns or places they were fired. The urn comes with a fitted wooden stand.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1302449
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Antique Chinese Censer with Hardwood Lid

20th century

Size: Diameter 10.5cm Height 10cm

A simple bronze censer crafted in the classical Chinese form of the ding which most censers base their designs from.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1302083
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Cinnabar Lacquer Necklace with Silver Toggle

19th-20th century

Size: Per Bead: 15mm

An interesting Chinese cinnabar lacquer necklace with each bead carved with the characters of longevity and happiness. Cinnabar lacquer is a technique where layers upon layers of lacquer is placed on top of a core surface. After many years of layers built upon the surface, the work is carved with intricate designs and patterns...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1910 item #1302078
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Cinnabar Lacquer Incense Container

19th-20th century

Size: Diameter 7.4cm Height 2.5cm

From a California Collection of Chinese Lacquer

The geometric designs often seen in carved lacquer and cinnabar lacquer comes from examples that survive from the Ming dynasty around the late 15th to the 16th centuries...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1910 item #1302042
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Chinese Cinnabar Lacquer Pendant

Late Qing to Republic Period

Size: Diameter 5cm Height 5.3cm

Originally these objects were made as toggles and accessories the Chinese wealthy and the nobility wore. With the introduction of Western culture and the export of Chinese objects, various materials were refitted or retrofitted with Western fittings. The pendant is depicting a group of luohans or arhats with a tiger and dragon set in the middle.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1302038
Shippodo
Sale Pending
Chinese Huangyang Wood Toggle

Late Qing to Republic Period

Size: Length 3cm Width 1.5cm Height 4cm

A Chinese pendant or toggle carved with two figures (both sides depicting the same view). The toggle or pendant is strung with a blue silk string with two beads set on the top of the carved wood piece.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1302037
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Chinese Zitan Scholar Rock Shaped Stand

19th century

Size: Length 16.5cm Width 8.5cm Height 7cm

Zitan, a prized hardwood, is often used in Chinese furniture and accessories of the scholar's desk. This example is carved in the shape of a lingbi scholar rock with different flora and once may have held an object above it.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1301035
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Rinpa Style Square Lacquer Tray, Motif of Mouse and Daikoku

Late Edo Period to Meiji Period

Size: Length 21.2cm Width 21.2cm Height 2cm

An interesting Japanese lacquered tray used to display tea containers and incense burners is done in the motif of th famous deity of fortune, Daikoku with his mouse doing a performance often done with monkeys. The pun intended is interesting where the mouse is replaced with the monkey and the man who controls the animal is Daikoku...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1300894
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Chinese Burlwood (or Rootwood) Tea Stand / Tray

20th century

Size: Length 62cm Width 41cm Height 2cm

In recent years tea connoisseurs and enthusiasts both in China and the West use these burlwood tea stand/ trays to display their collection of yixing ceramics, porcelain cups, and other accessories. The natural contours and colors expressed by the panel evokes the return to nature or its yearning.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1300893
Shippodo
$600.00
Polychrome Porcelain Vase

20th century

Size: Height 11.4cm

An interesting porcelain vase shaped in a form often seen in European stone urns or similarly shaped objects. The back of the vase contains an inscription expressing new year's greetings.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1300892
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Basin

Qing Dynasty

Diameter 37cm Height 15.5cm

A typical common ware that was produced in China during the late 19th century and was exported throughout East Asia. Examples of the similar works, especially the characteristics seen in the scrolling vines and floral imagery, are found in Japan and South East Asia.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1300746
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Antique Chinese Silver Necklace

20th century

Size: To Come

An interesting Chinese silver necklace, where the pendant is made in the form of a lock often seen in Chinese metalwork from the Qing Dynasty. The different beads are done in coral.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1300376
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Pair of Small Porcelain Vases

Hongxian Period (c.1912-1920)

Size: Height 5cm Diameter 3cm

A polychrome porcelain pair of vases decorated with images of a man and a lady set inside a garden-like scene. It may be depicting a scene from an opera play or the referring to the famous novel, The Dream of the Red Chamber.

One vase has a hairline crack.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1300375
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Chinese Blue and White Bird Feeder

Jiaqing Period (Mid to Late Qing)

Size: Length 7cm Width 3.5cm

An interesting pair of circular porcelain bird feeding bowls. The two are connected to each other by the circular extensions from the body. The bowls are decorated with fine brush work of peonies and other floral imagery.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1300374
Shippodo
Inquire for Price
Chinese Imperial Kesi Brocade Fan Pouch

Qing Dynasty

Size: Length 31cm Width 7cm

Folding fans are an important symbol and accessory for most of East Asia...